Category Archives: Film Festivals

The Complete Lineup For SXSW 2016

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SXSW reveals programming for Midnighters, Special Events, Short Film lineup and festival favorites including Morris From America and Hunt for the Wilderpeople.

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Sundance Spotlight: That’s A Wrap On The 2016 Sundance Film Festival

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Another Sundance Film Festival has been logged in the books and there were some record-breaking deals, some polarizing films, some VERY early Oscar buzz, and a movie that was dubbed the “farting corpse movie”.

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Sundance Spotlight: 2016 Sundance Feature Film Awards Announced

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Grand Jury Prizes and Audience Awards were handed out to the top films and three more big deals were made as the Sundance Film Festival of 2016 came to a close.

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{Exclusive} The Sundance 2016 Party and Event Grid! (Now With Over 350 Events! Updated Daily!)

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Your guide to the exclusive parties and events at this year’s Sundance Film Festival! Get exclusive info on over 350 parties, events, lounges and panels! (This list will be updated as the event goes on!)

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Sundance Spotlight: “Goat” Starring Nick Jonas Acquired By Paramount Home Media

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Two more big deals for movies with Nick Jonas and Kim Jong-il (yes, that Kim Jong-il) have been made as the Sundance Film Festival enters its final days.

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The Complete List Of Winners From The 2016 Slamdance Film Festival

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The 2016 Slamdance Film Festival has announced the winners for its Narrative, Documentary, Short Film and Audience Awards.

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Sundance Spotlight: “Brahman Naman”, “The Intervention”, “Sleight”, And “Audrie & Daisy” Find Studio Homes

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It’s the seventh day of the festival and more studio deals pop up for a heartwrenching doc about cyberbullying, Clea DuVall’s directorial debut, a street magician drug dealer, and a movie about a nerdy quiz team trying to lose their virginity.

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Sundance Spotlight: “Thunder Road” Awarded Short Film Grand Jury Prize, Magnolia Pictures Acquires Werner Herzog Documentary

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Now that the festival’s biggest purchase has been made, things are starting to get a little quieter at Sundance — but that doesn’t mean films aren’t getting snatched up by studios. Acquisitions are still being made on some of the festival’s most buzzed about titles and the first round of awards have been handed out for short filmmaking.

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The Complete List Of The 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Nominees

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GLAAD has announced its full list of nominees for the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards ahead of its events in Los Angeles on April 2nd and New York City on May 14th, 2016. The awards recognize and honor various branches of media for their outstanding representations of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives.

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Sundance Spotlight: Fox Searchlight Acquires “The Birth Of A Nation” In Record-Breaking Deal

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We’re halfway through Sundance and people are still buzzing about Daniel Radcliffe’s “farting corpse” movie. More importantly, studios are paying top dollar for the hottest movies playing at the festival — and The Birth of a Nation is one of them.

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Sundance Spotlight: “Manchester By The Sea” Acquired, “Swiss Army Man” Walk Outs, A Look At “Frank & Lola”

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There’s a lot of Sundance news to report: a top-dollar deal was made, a film that initially sounded good wasn’t received well by audiences and lots of tears were shed at another picutre. Plus, we have a clip from Frank & Lola starring Michael Shannon and two short films to show you in their entirety.

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Sundance Spotlight: The Festival Kicks Off With Pre-Festival Acquisitions And A Host Of Trailers

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With the first day of Sundance underway, there will definitely be plenty of studio deals, bidding wars, trailers, clips and news during the festival — and we’re here to give you a daily wrap up of all the big developments from Park City. Read about what deals were made before the festival started and watch some trailers and clips from the most anticipated films.

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Your Guide To The Sundance Film Festival 2016: NEXT & Midnight Programs

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With Sundance kicking off, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. See which films playing in the NEXT and Midnight Programming categories caught our attention.

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Your Guide To The Sundance Film Festival 2016: World Dramatic & Documentary Competition

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With Sundance kicking off this weekend, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. We’ve covered the domestic films, now it’s time to see what the entire world has to offer.

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Your Guide To The Sundance Film Festival 2016: Spotlight, Special Events, and Short Programs

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With Sundance just around the corner, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. The Spotlight, Special Events and Shorts program include something new from J.J. Abrams, Cannes-darling The Lobster, and Don Cheadle as Miles Davis.

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Your Guide To The Sundance Film Festival 2016: U.S. Documentary Competition

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With Sundance just around the corner, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. The contenders for the U.S. Documentary Competition are varied, from religious cults to political sex scandals. Here are handful that you should put on your list.

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The Complete List Of Winners From The London Critics’ Circle Awards

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On Sunday, the London Critics’ Circle selected Mad Max: Fury Road as its Best Film of the Year, its director, George Miller as Director of the Year, and its star, Tom Hardy, as British/Irish Actor of the Year. See the complete list of winners here.

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Your Guide To The Sundance Film Festival 2016: U.S. Dramatic Competition

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With Sundance just around the corner, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. In the category of U.S. Dramatic Competition, the festival features domestic narrative films from up and coming filmmakers. Here’s a few of those films that caught our attention.

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{Exclusive} The Sundance 2016 Party and Event Grid! (Over 350 Events! Updated Daily!)

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Your guide to the exclusive parties and events at this year’s Sundance Film Festival! Get exclusive info on over 250 parties, events, panels and parties! (This list will be updated as the event goes on!)

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The Complete Lineup For The 2016 Berlin Film Festival

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The 66th Annual Berlin International Film Festival is less than a month away. The festival, which takes place February 11th to 21st, will see Joel and Ethan Coen’s Hail, Caesar! open the week and Meryl Streep serve as the jury president.

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Your Guide To The 2016 Sundance Film Festival: Premieres

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With Sundance just around the corner, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. From films about the New Zealand bush, ’80s teen new wave bands, and–you guessed it–wiener dogs, here is a hearty serving of some of the most intriguing films in the ‘Premieres’ category.

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Sundance Unveils Festival Premieres For 2016

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The Sundance Film Festival has announced their selections for their Premieres and Documentary Premieres categories. The films, made by established names as well as up-and-comers, represent all genres and a multitude of nationalities.

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THE COMPLETE LIST OF THE 2016 SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL COMPETITORS

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The 2016 Slamdance Film Festival lineup is out! Twenty films, twelve narrative and eight documentary, have been selected to compete at the 22nd edition of the festival during January 22-28. Check out the lineup here.

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The Complete List Of The 2015 Independent Spirit Award Nominees

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The 2015 Independent Spirit Awards nominations are out! The ceremony was founded by Film Independent, a non-profit organization dedicated to independent film and independent filmmakers. Check out this year’s nominations here!

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ISA Spotlight: Winners Announced For The Austin 2015 Table Read My Screenplay Contest!


We’ve partnered with the ISA Spotlight to provide the opportunity to highlight the winning screenplays and to introduce you to these talented writers. Control by Steve Lewis, Weimar by Ben Maraniss, and The Dark of Night by Denise Meyers took home the Grand Prizes for the 2015 Austin Table Read My Screenplay Contest.

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The 2015 Austin Film Festival Screenplay, Teleplay & Film Competition Winners

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We’ve got the complete list of this year’s winners of the 2015 Austin Film Festival Screenplay & Teleplay Competition and Film Competition. Plus, we’re offering an exclusive promo code in honor of this year’s festival for 10% off any Tracking Board of Launch Pad product.

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YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE 2015 AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL

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The 22nd annual Austin Film Festival kicks off on Wednesday October 28th and continues through Thursday November 5th with panels, pitch events, film screenings, script readings, and of course, parties. In honor of this year’s fest, we’re offering a 10% discount code to use towards memberships and coverage services…

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2015 NYTVF Award Winners Announced!

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The 11th NYTVF took place from October 19th to 24th in Manhattan, with thousands of artists, fans, and industry attendees taking advantage of the screenings, red carpet premieres, panels, and parties that took place across multiple venues. We have the complete list of winners and honorees from the festival.

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Here Are The Winners Of The 30th Annual Nicholl Fellowship

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7,442 screenplays were narrowed down to 12 finalists. From those 12 finalists, here are the 5 winners of the 30th Annual Nicholl Fellowship.

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Your Complete Guide To The 2015 NYTVF

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The 11th annual New York TV Festival, or NYTVF, kicks off on Monday, October 19th and runs until October 24th. We’ve got your full festival schedule here, which includes appearances by Dan Harmon, Lisa Ling, Morgan Spurlock, and W. Kamau Bell.

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